One of the most popular file converting programs that help its users deal with content is the Format Factory. It can be used for ripping DVDs and CDs to other file formats, as well as create pictures, so it’s pretty much a jack of all trades. But sometimes, "pretty much" doesn't quite cut it, especially if you’re a consummate media buff who wants to have all the entertainment they can get without any glitches or inconveniences. And there have been complaints that as versatile as this DVD ripping tool is, it has quite a fair share of things that don't make it the ultimate tool of its trade. What matters most is that there isn’t a Mac version of Format Factory, let alone Format Factory for Mavericks.
Fortunately, there’s an alternative to Format Factory for Mavericks. That is Aimersoft DVD Ripper for Mac, including Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks. It’s a great tool for DVD conversion, working with any DVD files like ISO, IFO, DVD Folders and more and converting them to any video or audio formats like MOV, M4V, AAC, WMV, MP4, MOV, AVI, WMA, MP3, etc. With high speed and excellent quality, it also allows you to entertain yourself with your favorite DVDs no matter where you are since there are several optimized presets for iPhone, iPad, Samsung Galaxy, Blackberry, Zune, PSP and so forth.
How to rip DVD files with Format Factory for Mavericks
The alternative of Format Factory for Mavericks is quite easy to use, as the following basic guide will show:
1Import DVD Files into the DVD ripping tool for Mavericks
Insert the desired DVD into your PC or laptop, and then click File > Load DVD to add your file to it. Alternatively, you can drag the desired media files to the application window directly. For whole DVD movies, go to Preference > Advanced and then Load Contents, under DVD > All Titles.
2Designate an output format before ripping
Choose the desired output format by clicking the tiny icon on right side of the each clip and the dialog box showing the format will show up. You can choose the format from the video list and also optimize settings for your devices: Apple's iPhone, iPad, or iPod, Sony's PSP, Microsoft's Xbox 360 and more.
Tips: If you are looking forward to optimize video quality, click Option from the pop-up window to juggle with things like frame rate, bit rate, resolution, audio quality, etc.
3Begin converting DVD on Mac OS X Mavericks with a click
After you’ve personalized your settings to your liking, click the Convert button to rip your DVD immediately. And when everything including the conversion is completed, your DVD folder will open automatically on your hard drive.
How to edit DVD files before the ripping process
As a versatile DVD ripping program for Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks, Aimersoft DVD Ripper for Mac is embedded with a video editor and allows you to touch up the DVD files as you wish. Below is how to customize your DVD files with ease:
- Trimming allows you to adjust the size of the image, also helping you rip the desired video clip from the DVD video you like.
- Cropping lets you cut the margins surrounding the video, also customizing the frame size with 16:9, 4:3, etc.
- Rotation allows you to turn the image to your liking, horizontal and the vertical-flip and more.
- Video adjustments allow you to play with contrast, saturation, brightness, volume, etc.
- Subtitles: insert .srt, .ssa, .aas files in any language to make the movie understood.
- Watermark allows you to add text or pictures (images) to the movie to give it a more personal touch.
So if you’re looking for a high-quality alternative to Format Factory for Mavericks, do yourselves a favor and try Aimersoft DVD Ripper for Mac. You’ll find that it does the things that Format Factory promises to do and more, with a great deal of effectiveness and nothing that you might consider unwanted or invasive to your computer will ever bother you while using this tool. Trust Aimersoft for a top-quality DVD ripping experience and you’ll enjoy quality time with your family for years to come.
The Ultimate Solution for Multimedia Enjoyment on Mac OS X Mavericks
Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate for Mac is, like its name says, the ultimate alternative for the Format Factory for Mavericks. It works with all the major formats, not only rip and convert DVD, but also transform any popular video and audio format, play any streaming media files, download videos from various websites like YouTube, Hulu, etc. with a simple click and burn any video/audio files to DVD with free DVD Menu. Besides, it can be used with all popular devices. It’s fast, it’s user-friendly and it’s not to be missed!